English noun: striker
|1.||striker (person) a forward on a soccer team|
|Broader (hypernym)||athlete, jock|
|2.||striker (person) someone receiving intensive training for a naval technical rating|
|Broader (hypernym)||bluejacket, navy man, sailor, sailor boy|
|Domain category||armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine|
|3.||striker (person) an employee on strike against an employer|
|4.||striker (person) someone who hits|
|Samples||A hard hitter.|
A fine striker of the ball.
Blacksmiths are good hitters.
|Narrower (hyponym)||slapper, spanker, walloper|
|5.||striker (artifact) the part of a mechanical device that strikes something|
|Broader (hypernym)||mechanical device|
|Narrower (hyponym)||clapper, cock, firing pin, hammer, hammer, head, tongue|